 Funderstanding Roller Coaster
Java simulation intended for students who want to design a roller coaster and educators who want to use an interactive activity to simulate the application of physics. Includes information on the following topics: acceleration; centripetal force; energy;
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 Funding Educational Technology: Online Resources (NJ NIE)  New Jersey Networking Infrastructure in Education
The sites listed may not have information directly relating to obtaining funding, but all of the organizations do provide it. Links to sites in the following categories: government, foundation, business, and other, and a section of grants for school telecommunications
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 Funforms: a New Math Learning System  Joel S. Steinberg
An abacus or sliderulelike notation system, essentially binary (though a trinary system also exists). The web site includes a description of how to use it, and suggests that it might be taught to preschoolers as a game, or used to teach math concepts
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 The FUNKtion  Appreciating Math through Art  ThinkQuest 1996
How to do really hard graphic stuff. Tilings, Fractals, Sierpinski Gaskets, animations, pictures, links. Math "crash courses" on Complex Numbers; Magnitude and the Pythagorean Theorum; Functions; and 3D.
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 funmaths  Fundamental Software
Download mathrelated games for Windows (the Rocky's Bouncer algebra game is free; others are shareware.) Teachers can trade worksheets online: everyone may see the measurement worksheets, but the other categories require that you submit your own worksheet
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 Funny Arithmetic  Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
A Java game: using arithmetic, logical, and bitwise shift operators and parenthesis, build an arithmetic expression with as many Base digits as specified in the Number of occurrences. Your expression should evaluate to the specified Goal. For example,
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 Fun, Puzzles, Travel  Paul Bourke
Brain twisters, arranged by approximate level, and designed for the most part to require no particularly advanced mathematical skills. Illusions include impossible triangle, MullerLyer, bad box, and Colours.
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 Fun with Cellular Automata  Mathilde Rufenacht
Java applets such as "pattern calculators" for exploring onedimensional cellular automata, Conway's game of life, and the skins and furs of animals. Also, use the site to run your own screen savers.
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 Fun with Fractals and the Platonic Solids  Gayla Chandler
A site rich with photographs and drawings of Sierpinski triangles and Platonic solids, made by hand, to inspire children of all ages to construct their own mathematical structures. See photographs, many set in marine environments, of dodecahedra, hexahedra
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 Fun with Fractals  Keith Gabryelski
Click in the fractal image to select the area of the fractal you would like to examine; select a location and style for the fractal image by modifing the values in the form.
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 Fun with maths!  Stuff Media, U.K.
Puzzles for which you need shockwave installed on your computer. (You can download it from this site.) Number Square (add numbers and see them grow, smash them with a fist, make patterns); Think of a number between one and nine, multiply it by 5... will
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 Fun with Probability! The Probable Pen in the Cereal Box  Michael Cornell; College of Education, Univ. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
A cooperative classroom project for grades K9. Over a threeweek period (24 April  10 May 1996), project participants jointly calculated the expected value of a simple probability problem via experimentation. This joint effort among interested schools
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 The Fun Works  Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
A career exploration digital library for middle school youth (ages 1114 yrs), designed to capture imaginations and direct youth toward careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). It places particular emphasis on engaging youth
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 Further Mathematics Support  Mathematics in Education and Industry
The Further Mathematics Support Programme (FMSP) promotes advanced math across the United Kingdom (UK) through professional development for teachers and tuition to students in Britain. Further Maths is an AS/A level qualification which both broadens and
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 Futility Closet  Greg Ross
"An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements." Math posts, which date back to January, 2005, have included puzzles, curios, and trivia from the lives of famous mathematicians  all "selfcontained and written as concisely as possible"  such as
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 Future of Math  Jamie Tubbs
This site supports the use of blogs, digital cameras, digital portfolios, discussion forums, spreadsheets, and other digital media to enhance student understanding of mathematics. Find suggestions on how to teach with journals, problemsolving, learning
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 Future School
Developer of educational software, online tutoring, and home schooling courses. Video tutorials. Sample lessons and ordering information available.
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 fxsolver  Equanalysis UG
Free equation solver with a formula database for quick calculations on tables and data input "without messing around with programming languages or spreadsheet software." Browse the hundreds of math formulas, then click the gray "Add to Solver" button
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 Gadgets  Jan Gombert
Gombert's five "gadgets" provide simple challenges that combine addition, multiplication, and two or threedimensional geometry. Balancing Act shows three values on a beam to balance by addition. Make a given perimeter or area by resizing the figure
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 GalaxyGoo
An interdisciplinary, volunteer thinktank dedicated to exploring expressions of science and math with online technologies, for public benefit. Read interviews of scientists; explore math such as the sine curve with Flash, participate in forums and blogs,
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 The Galileoscope™  International Year of Astronomy
Highquality, lowcost, easytoassemble telescope kits developed for the International Year of Astronomy (2009) in celebration of "... the celestial wonders that Galileo Galilei first glimpsed 400 years ago and that still delight stargazers today. These
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 Gallery of Fluid Mechanics  M. S. Cramer
An image/movie gallery illustrating a wide variety of phenomena, including aurora, vortices, supersonic flow, supersonic cars, water drops, water waves, and shock waves. Accompanying each image or movie is a brief physical explanation. Students and teachers
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 Gallery of Fractal Images  Paul Bourke
An experiment in a creating a virtual gallery based upon a minimal WWW environment that doesn't require Java, VRML, or server features such as a rendering engine or CGI programs. Upon entering the gallery, move forward by clicking near the upper center
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 The Galois Story  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
The life and death, myth and reality, of Evariste Galois, with a short bibliography.
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 Gamco Education Materials: Educational Software for K12
Programs for Macintosh and Windows, with downloadable demo versions. Math programs include: Skillbuilders (perimeter, area, volume, whole numbers, fractions); Paws and Pyramids (perimeter/area/volume game); Word Problem Square Off Series; Touchdown Math
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 Game Cafe (GirlTech)  Radica Games, Ltd.
Games for kids to print out and play offline. Amazing Math Path explores the world through numbers: Letter Logic (find a path to link the letters); Sum it Up (how much does your name cost?); A Colorful Survey (compare your color preferences to those of
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 Gamelan  The Official Java Directory  EarthWeb, Inc.
Gamelan's primary mission is to serve as a central registry and directory of Java resources. Much like Yahoo!, Gamelan collects links to resources stored on other sites across the Web. However, unlike Yahoo!, Gamelan's mission is specific  Gamelan collects
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 The Game of Chaos  Juergen Giesen
This applet performs the following game at varying speeds: Choose a random starting point (o) within the triangle ABC. Roll a die. Connect the point with point A, when you roll 1 or 2; with point B, when you roll 3 or 4; with point C, when you roll 5
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 A Game of Numbers  Joseph Michels
This puzzle game for Windows, Mac, or Linux requires math and logic skills to solve increasingly difficult challenges  from basic math operations to divisibility, algebra, functions, and more. The builtin editor also lets players create their own levels,
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 gamepuzzles: for the joy of thinking  Kadon Enterprises, Inc.
Board games and the like: Combinatorial puzzles, tessellations, math manipulatives for all grades. Handson sets and some online exemplars of polyominoes, polyforms, color tilings. Source for classics like Archimedes' Square (Stomachion), Penrose tiles,
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 Games2Learn
Vendor of educational games, software, and activities for both parents and teachers. The site may be searched by category (Math, Spatial Learning, Science and Tech, etc.), grade level, game type, or personality profile (Planner, Peacekeeper, Producer,
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 Games for Math and Social Skills  Suzanne Alejandre
A collection of links to games for building math and social skills such as cooperation, collaboration, listening, teamwork, and giveandtake.
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 Games for the Brain  Philipp Lenssen
Race the "IQ Score" clock while playing JavaScript brain teasers such as NumberCruncher (perform arithmetic calculations following order of operations) and Marsmoney (calculate the values of different currencies). The site also features several memory,
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 GAMES Group  The University of Alberta
GAMES is a research group for Gameplaying, Analytical methods, Minimax search and Empirical Studies. It produces realtime programs for strategic game such as Amazons, Awari, Checkers, Chess, Domineering, Go, Hex, Lines of Action, Othello, Poker, RoShamBo,
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 Games on Graphs (MegaMath)  Nancy Casey; Los Alamos National Laboratory
Students use algebraic methods to explore, model, and describe patterns and functions involving numbers, shapes, data, and graphs in problemsolving situations and communicate the reasoning used in solving these problems. Graphs, stories and games provide
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 The Garden of Archimedes
Calendar of tours, publications, and more from Florence's museum of mathematics. See, in particular, the exhibitions of Il Giardino di Archimede, such as "Beyond compasses," on the geometry of curves; "Pythagoras and his theorem," a series of puzzles
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 Gardner's Multiple Intelligences  PoChing Wang; the Key School
Howard Gardner, a Harvard psychologist, won a MacArthur Foundation genius grant in 1981. In his 1983 book Frames of Mind Gardner attacks the notion of generalized intelligence, identifying instead seven intelligences or areas of intellectual competence.
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 Gary Haynes  Gary Haynes
Course syllabi, lesson plans, homework, and objectives. Visit "Tangrams and Other Games" for an interactive tangram story and a Flash presentation on how to develop an understanding of functions through the use of the motion sensor.
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 garysmathsblog
One maths teacher's "personal musings" about his experiences, as well as maths resources and teaching tips to help teach maths. Blog posts, which date back to May, 2011, have included "Fraction word problem," "Dyscalculia," "Mean, median and mode rhyme,"
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 Gasoline Sales  Reading a Chart  NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
This chart shows the actual and predicted gasoline sales for one year. During which month was there the greatest difference between the predicted and actual gasoline sales? A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test.
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 Gas, Water, Electricity (Geometry and the Imagination)  Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center
A diagram shows three houses, each connected to three utilities. Show that it is impossible to rearrange the connections so that they don't intersect each other. Could you do it if the earth were a not a sphere but some other surface?
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 Gathering for Gardner  Tom Rodgers
A collection of sites related to math puzzles on the Web. Sections on puzzles, recreational math, geometry; societies and organizations, math journals; mazes, illustions, general math, matic/gambling; software; old links; online lock puzzles; bookstore.
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 Gaussian Curvature (Geometry and the Imagination)  Conway, Doyle, Gilman, Thurston; The Geometry Center
What is the curvature inside the region on a sphere exterior to a tiny circle? On a polyhedron, what is the curvature inside a region containing a single vertex? two vertices? all but one vertex? all the vertices?
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 Gauss's Orbits  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
During the latter part of 1801, Gauss brought his formidable powers to bear on celestial mechanics. Like a skillful mechanic, he systematically disassembled the creaky, ponderous engine that had long been used for determining approximate orbits and rebuilt
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 gealgerobophysiculus  Evan Weinberg
Thoughts on teaching, learning, and "the crazy process of having fun doing both with students." Posts, which date back to September, 2011, have included "How China Keeps Me Learning: Part I," "Lens Ray Tracing in Geogebra," "Take Time to Tech – Perspectives
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 Gecko Stone  John August
Tessellated, interlocking concrete pavers and molds. Like Escher's reptile, the tessellating shapes are modified hexagons.
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 GED Math Instruction  Myrna Manly; The Math Forum
A recommendation that calculator use be integrated into GED mathematics instruction. Implicit in this recommendation is the mandate to use calculators properly and intelligently. The ability to "bestimate" is the key ingredient that separates an intelligent
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 GEM: Gateway to Educational Materials  National Library of Education (NLE)
A database for education links, intended to be more useful for teachers than a search engine. It records the resources of its consortium members (information on joining the consortium is available onsite). Users are able to: browse through lists organized
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 Gender, Diversities, and Technology Institute  Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
The Gender, Diversities & Technology Institute focuses on developing genderhealthy education and schools; technology and gender; the elimination of all forms of gendered violence; improving economic selfsufficiency for both women and men; and developing
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 Gender Equity in Education  Martha C. PhelpsBorrowman
Listing of gender equity sites; directory of science lesson plans.
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